Koestler Trust Award

MAP participant's work being put forward for prestigious Koestler Awards

Conference Invitation

MAP asked to present a follow-up workshop at national Social Work conference.

What is MAP?

The Media Access Project (MAP) supports prisoners in HMP & YOI Grampian to return positively into the community, having used media as a unique development platform to address and overcome a range of issues prior to release.

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Media Access Project- One year on

Shmu have been delivering the Media Access Project in HMP & YOI Grampian since June 2015. In that time the project has gone from strength to strength and we have had a number of successful achievements including:

7 Participants receiving a full Level 5 SQA in Radio Broadcasting and 10 receiving a partial award.

Date added: 12/10/2016

Koestler Trust Award

The Koestler Trust is a charity who supports prisoners to take an active role in the arts with a view to encouraging them to make a move away from re-offending. Their aims are:

To help offenders, secure patients and detainees lead more positive lives by motivating them to participate and achieve in the arts.

Date added: 20/10/2015

Conference Invitation

Following on from the successful and well attended workshop led by MAP staff at the Criminal Justice Social Work Scotland Conference in October 2015, the team have been asked to run workshops to a wider Social Work audience again in June this year. The audience will be made up of Social Work Managers from throughout the country.

Date added: 20/10/2015